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History of the Wick Poetry Center

Celebrating the history of the Wick Poetry Center.In 1984, Robert Wick, a sculptor and former art department faculty member at Kent State University, and his brother, Walter Wick, established what is today known as the Wick Poetry Center in memory of their sons Stan (1962–1980) and Tom (1956–1973) Wick.